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Paperback. A portrait of love and the passion it inspires. The author's journey through the landscape of love is an account of this most powerful of human forces and its effect on one woman's life. Series: Tauris Parke Paperback S. Num Pages: 208 pages. BIC Classification: BG; JFSJ; JHBK; JMU. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 133 x 198 x 17. Weight in Grams: 214. An excellent, clean copy
Publisher
Tauris Parke Paperbacks London
Number of pages
208
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2000
Edition
Revised ed.
Condition
Used, Like New
SKU
KRS0019057
ISBN
9781860645891

€ 5.28

Hardcover. This text seeks to introduce students to the challenges of "real life" social research through a detailed consideration of eight recent empirical studies. It emphasizes the importance of context in understanding and interpreting both the practice and "product" of empirical research. Num Pages: 240 pages, maps. BIC Classification: JHBC. Category: (P) Professional & Vocational; (UU) Undergraduate. Dimension: 222 x 141 x 23. Weight in Grams: 409. "Includes bibliographical references and index. Commissioning organisation: Fiona Devine, Sue Heath. xi, 228 p. 21 cm. Associated Names: Heath, Sue. Paperback. As new." Keywords: "Subjects - Education & Languages - New & Used Textbooks - Social Sciences - Research Methods,Subjects - Society, Politics & Philosophy - Social Sciences - Methodology & Research - General,Subjects - S"
Publisher
Palgrave Macmillan Dublin, Ireland
Number of pages
240
Format
Hardback
Publication date
1999
Edition
1999th Edition
Condition
Used, Like New
SKU
KEX0162711
ISBN
9780333666319

€ 65.96

Hardcover. Num Pages: 329 pages, black & white illustrations. BIC Classification: JHBL. Category: (P) Professional & Scholarly; (UP) Postgraduate; (UU) Undergraduate. Dimension: 216 x 140 x 23. Weight in Grams: 590. Clean copy
Publisher
Columbia University Press New York
Number of pages
329
Format
Hardback
Publication date
1987
Condition
Used, Very Good
SKU
KEX0201953
ISBN
9780231064804

€ 17.95

Paperback. Num Pages: 197 pages. BIC Classification: JHBD. Category: (P) Professional & Vocational; (UP) Postgraduate, Research & Scholarly. Dimension: 280. . Ex-Libris with usual markings, and library label to spine. Remains good to very good however.
Publisher
United Nations
Number of pages
197
Format
Paperback
Publication date
1996
Condition
Used, Very Good
SKU
KAG0000037
ISBN
9789211512892

€ 29.95

Hardcover. This critique of the American welfare system analyses the structural factors of poverty and the social-psychological costs of being poor and lacking a home. It includes interview findings from families who have lived in a shelter in Northern Kentucky, and its staff members. Num Pages: 160 pages, black & white illustrations. BIC Classification: 1KBB; JFFA; JFFB; JHBC; JHBK; JKSB. Category: (P) Professional & Vocational; (UP) Postgraduate, Research & Scholarly; (UU) Undergraduate. Dimension: 216 x 140 x 12. Weight in Grams: 351. Clean copy
Publisher
Praeger
Number of pages
158
Format
Hardback
Publication date
1997
Condition
Used, Very Good
SKU
KEX0202016
ISBN
9780275957322

€ 20.86

Hardcover. Family Ethnicity provides information about the various cultural and social elements that are fundamental to family identity in the US today. Unique family customs, proverbs and stories are passed on for generations allowing families to differentiate or link themselves to other families. Editor(s): McAdoo, Harriette Pipes. Num Pages: 416 pages. BIC Classification: JFFJ; JFSL; JHBK. Category: (U) Tertiary Education (US: College). Dimension: 229 x 152 x 25. Weight in Grams: 680. "1Kg.2nd ed. Paperback. Fine clean copy, as new. Includes bibliographical references (p. 325-369) and indexes. Families of color : strengths that come from diversity / Harriette Pipes McAdoo -- Reframing familty ethnicity in America / Doris Wilkinson -- The American Indian experience / Suzan Shown Harjo -- Firstborn American Indian daughters : struggles to reclaim cultural and self-identity / Le Anne E. Silvey -- Contemporary issues in the urban American Indian family / Walter T. Kawamoto, Tamara C. Cheshire -- Native Hawaiian families / Lillian Aotaki Phenice -- Mexican American/Chicano families : parenting as diverse as the families themselves / Estella A. Martnez -- Cuban Americans in exile : myths and reality / Zulema E. Surez -- Dichos y refranes : the transmission of cultural values and beliefs / Jaime Chahin, Francisco A. Villarruel, Ruben Anguiano Viramontez -- African American extended kin systems : an empirical assessment in the National survey of Black Americans / Shirl." Keywords: "Subjects - Health, Family & Lifestyle - Psychology & Psychiatry - Specific Topics - Compulsive Behaviour,Subjects - Society, Politics & Philosophy - Social Sciences - Discrimination & Racism - Racism,"
Publisher
Sage Publications, Inc Dublin, Ireland
Number of pages
416
Format
Hardback
Publication date
1999
Edition
Second
Condition
Used, Like New
SKU
KEX0161103
ISBN
9780761918561

€ 73.92

Paperback. Perhaps the greatest challenge in being a parent is learning how to manage behavior problems in younger and older children. This work is a guide to understanding and managing child behavior. It offers advice on issues such as: providing positive attention for children; using rewards; communicating effectively; and, empowering teenagers. Series: Family Matters. Num Pages: 222 pages, illustrations. BIC Classification: JHBK; VFXC1. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 216 x 138 x 12. Weight in Grams: 286. Good clean copy with some minor shelf wear to the cover
Publisher
John Wiley & Sons
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2002
Condition
Used, Very Good
SKU
KIN0034865
ISBN
9780470850237

€ 4.64

Paperback. 480pp. "A very good copy with minor bumped on the top corner, with minor stained on the cover." Keywords: "Economic Statistics, Economic Conditions, Labour, Government & Politics, Work & Labour, Statistics & Research, English"
Publisher
Cornell University Press
Number of pages
480
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2003
Condition
Used, Very Good
SKU
KHS0074738
ISBN
9780801488030

€ 17.95

Paperback. 480pp. "A very good copy, like new, with minor bumped on the bottom's corner." Keywords: "Economic Statistics, Economic Conditions, Labour, Government & Politics, Work & Labour, Statistics & Research, English"
Publisher
Cornell University Press
Number of pages
480
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2003
Condition
Used, Like New
SKU
KHS0074563
ISBN
9780801488030

€ 17.95

Paperback. Num Pages: 144 pages, Illustrations, ports. BIC Classification: 2ABM; DSBH; DSC; HBTB; JHBD; WQH. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 230 x 151 x 9. Weight in Grams: 263. An excellent, clean copy
Publisher
University Press of New England Hanover
Number of pages
144
Format
Paperback
Publication date
1996
Condition
Used, Like New
SKU
KRS0018329
ISBN
9780874517699

€ 5.28

Paperback. Presents a range of research on various aspects of thinking and reasoning. This title draws on a variety of approaches but locates its subject matter squarely within the theoretical framework of modern cognitive psychology and cognitive science. Num Pages: 416 pages, 0. BIC Classification: JHBC; JMRN. Category: (P) Professional & Vocational; (UP) Postgraduate, Research & Scholarly; (UU) Undergraduate. Dimension: 229 x 152 x 0. Weight in Grams: 645. Clean copy with minor shelf wear
Publisher
John Wiley & Sons
Format
Paperback
Publication date
1994
Edition
0th Edition
Condition
Used, Very Good
SKU
KOC0011449
ISBN
9780631170037

€ 18.00

Paperback. This book provides the student with a comprehensive and accessible overview of the role and importance of age and generation in Britain today. Series: Oxford Modern Britain. Num Pages: 176 pages, numerous line figures and tables. BIC Classification: 1DBK; JFSP; JHBD; JHM. Category: (U) Tertiary Education (US: College). Dimension: 204 x 136 x 11. Weight in Grams: 220. 8vo.Good clean copy
Publisher
Oxford Univ Pr
Format
Paperback
Publication date
1995
Edition
UK ed.
Condition
Used, Very Good
SKU
KEX0285293
ISBN
9780198279624

€ 4.64

Paperback. This work offers advice about practical and emotional problems faced by children in divorce situations - what the legal terms mean, coping with residence orders, giving a child a chance to have a say in decisions, the possibility of step-parents and step brother and sisters. Series: Overcoming Common Problems S. Num Pages: 128 pages. BIC Classification: JHBK. Category: (P) Professional & Vocational; (UP) Postgraduate, Research & Scholarly; (UU) Undergraduate. Dimension: 216 x 138 x 9. Weight in Grams: 148.
Publisher
Sheldon Press
Number of pages
128
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2003
Edition
3rd
Condition
Used, Like New
SKU
KDK0002476
ISBN
9780859699013

€ 5.28

Paperback. Although now a socially accepted norm, the "step family" still suffers from a negative image and is likely to have to deal with a wider range of emotional and practical issues than the original family unit. This book explores family politics from both the adult's and the child's point of view. Num Pages: 192 pages, Illustrations, forms. BIC Classification: JHBK; VFJ; VFV. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 215 x 137 x 0. Weight in Grams: 266.
Publisher
Vermilion London
Format
Paperback
Publication date
1997
Edition
Re-issue
Condition
Used, Very Good
SKU
KRS0000477
ISBN
9780091813581

€ 4.64

Paperback. Explains how inequalities, job insecurity and global warming are the logical outcomes of supercapitalism. This work shows that companies, fighting hard to be competitive, have become deeply involved in politics, and how the tools used to temper society's problems - taxation and education - have withered as supercapitalism has burgeoned. Num Pages: 288 pages, Illustrations. BIC Classification: 1KBB; JFFS; JHBA; JP; KCP. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 196 x 130 x 27. Weight in Grams: 272. Good clean copy with some minor shelf wear
Publisher
Icon Books
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2009
Condition
Used, Very Good
SKU
KRA0005111
ISBN
9781848310469

€ 4.64

Paperback. As more and more women in the developed world choose to remain childless, father and son Laurie and Matthew Taylor talk to parents, prospective parents and the child-free in an attempt to understand the growing sense in today's society that there is no longer any point in having children. Num Pages: 144 pages, illustrations. BIC Classification: JHBK; VFV. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 198 x 130. Weight in Grams: 140.
Publisher
Short Books Ltd
Number of pages
144
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2005
Condition
Used, Very Good
SKU
KNW0010625
ISBN
9781904095255

€ 5.28

Paperback. Published with a new preface, this bestseller offers an intimate glimpse into a unique female community. Liz Dalby, the only non-Japanese woman ever to have trained as a geisha, reveals the realities of geisha life. Num Pages: 384 pages, Illustrations. BIC Classification: 1FPJ; JFSJ1; JFSL; JHBT. Category: (G) General (US: Trade); (P) Professional & Vocational; (U) Tertiary Education (US: College). Dimension: 196 x 131 x 25. Weight in Grams: 276. Good clean copy with some minor shelf wear.
Publisher
Vintage
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2007
Condition
Used, Very Good
SKU
KTG0005617
ISBN
9780099286387

€ 4.64

Paperback. The Sunday Times top ten bestselling story of one girl's choice between family honour and personal happiness, from the publishers of UGLY Num Pages: 304 pages, n/a. BIC Classification: BM; JHBK. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 177 x 114 x 20. Weight in Grams: 162. Clean copy with minor shelf wear
Publisher
Hodder & Stoughton
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2007
Condition
Used, Very Good
SKU
KOC0003854
ISBN
9780340924624

€ 4.64

Paperback. Nearly half of all highly educated, high-earning women are childless. The more successful the woman, the less likely it is she has a partner or a baby. The age-old business of having babies is eluding an entire generation of successful women, this volume examines why. Num Pages: 208 pages, Illustrations. BIC Classification: JFSJ1; JHBK. Category: (G) General (US: Trade); (P) Professional & Scholarly; (UP) Postgraduate; (UU) Undergraduate. Dimension: 210 x 148. Weight in Grams: 354. Clean copy
Publisher
Atlantic Books London
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2002
Edition
Main
Condition
Used, Very Good
SKU
KEX0245683
ISBN
9781903809785

€ 4.64

Paperback. An evaluation of different theories of the nature of the state in capitalist democracies. Num Pages: 520 pages, bibliography, index. BIC Classification: JHBA. Category: (P) Professional & Vocational. Dimension: 231 x 158 x 29. Weight in Grams: 760. 8vo.Good clean copy
Publisher
Cambridge University Press
Format
Paperback
Publication date
1985
Condition
Used, Very Good
SKU
KEX0285245
ISBN
9780521316354

€ 20.00

Paperback. Editor(s): Gordon, Michael E.; Turner, Lowell. Series: Cornell International Industrial & Labour Relations Reports. Num Pages: 336 pages, 3. BIC Classification: JHBL; KNXB2. Category: (P) Professional & Vocational; (UP) Postgraduate, Research & Scholarly; (UU) Undergraduate. Dimension: 228 x 156 x 22. Weight in Grams: 474. An excellent, clean copy
Publisher
ILR Press
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2000
Edition
1st Edition
Condition
Used, Like New
SKU
KRS0017573
ISBN
9780801487064

€ 7.27

Paperback. Editor(s): Gordon, Michael E.; Turner, Lowell. Series: Cornell International Industrial & Labour Relations Reports. Num Pages: 336 pages, 3. BIC Classification: JHBL; KNXB2. Category: (P) Professional & Vocational; (UP) Postgraduate, Research & Scholarly; (UU) Undergraduate. Dimension: 228 x 156 x 22. Weight in Grams: 474. Clean copy with minor shelf wear
Publisher
ILR Press
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2000
Edition
1st Edition
Condition
Used, Very Good
SKU
KOC0004591
ISBN
9780801487064

€ 7.27

Paperback. Presents hilarious and astounding customs from different culture and age. Crossing continents and centuries, this book offers information about various kinds of bizarre regional customs - from sexual practices to the received wisdom on cannibalism - that could save you from embarrassing local faux pas while travelling. Num Pages: 176 pages. BIC Classification: JHBT; WH. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 143 x 164 x 13. Weight in Grams: 116. Presents hilarious and astounding customs from different culture and age. Crossing continents and centuries, this book offers information about various kinds of bizarre regional customs - from sexual practices to the received wisdom on cannibalism - that could save you from embarrassing local faux pas while travelling. Num Pages: 176 pages. BIC Classification: JHBT; WH. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 143 x 164 x 13. Weight in Grams: 116. Good clean copy with minor shelf wear.
Publisher
Ebury Press
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2004
Condition
Used, Very Good
SKU
KTG0001276
ISBN
9780091892418

€ 4.64

Paperback. Aims to tackle the most obvious question that anyone has to face, 'what should I do with my life?' This book presents an account of finding and following people who have uprooted their lives and fought with these questions in radical ways. It features the stories of individual dilemma and drama. Num Pages: 432 pages, ports. BIC Classification: JHBL; VSC. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 198 x 130 x 32. Weight in Grams: 406. Clean copy with minor shelf wear
Publisher
Vintage
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2004
Condition
Used, Very Good
SKU
KOC0007730
ISBN
9780099437994

€ 4.64

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